Defraud

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Definition: Defraud



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Dictionary Definition


v. to use deceit, falsehoods or trickery to obtain money, an object, rights or anything of value belonging to another.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Defraud are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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